Sara King is the Director of Sustainability & Project Management in the School of Arts & Sciences Facilities Department at Penn. Sara supervises a team of designers and architects who are responsible for furniture, renovations, and new building projects for The School. She also oversees The School’s environmental sustainability programs & policies. This encompasses sustainable design but also education & outreach as well as operations and maintenance. Sara holds a B.S. in interior design from Drexel University, and is a graduate of Penn’s M.E.S. program. She has taught at Drexel and guest lectured at Penn, Drexel, and P.C.C. She feels strongly that educational institutions have a responsibility to lead by example as they produce the next generation of sustainable leaders .